Tag: economic


The Magnificent 7 Stocks Amidst Global Economic Shift

February 27, 2024

Via: Mary Gamet

Today, more than ever, investors need a robust strategy to navigate the ever-changing stock market. We’ve been witnesses of the tech giants, including Meta Platforms and Amazon, soaring since their inception. However, the recent varying stock returns on critical players […]


15 years of low interest rates reshaped the U.S. economy. Here’s what’s changing as rates stay higher for longer

July 26, 2023


The United States is entering a new economic era as the Federal Reserve has been hiking its benchmark interest rate. Interest rates today stand above 5% as the Fed tries to slow the economy down and fight inflation. As interest […]


Why a Well-Functioning Labor Market Is Vital for the US Economy

April 28, 2023

Via: Natalie Dunn

Despite the many issues affecting it, the US economy has proved to be more resilient than previously expected, according to CNN. While critical challenges such as inflation, the Russia-Ukraine war, labor market shortages, and consumer spending have prompted experts to […]


Why Concerns About a Future Recession Are Now on the Rise

September 27, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

Concerns about a future recession are now on the rise and inflation remains unexpectedly high. Geopolitical issues, like Russia’s war in Ukraine and new tensions with China, seem to be impacting economic recovery in most Western countries, including the US. […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Global markets are flashing an ominous signal that investors are bracing for the worst

June 21, 2018

Via: Business Insider

As the prospect of a trade war threatens to divide the world, a unified front is forming in global markets. It’s just not the type any risk-seeking investor wants to see. A Morgan Stanley gauge that monitors the correlation between […]


China accuses Trump of damaging global trade

March 9, 2018

Via: ABC News

China accused U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday of damaging the global trading system by hiking steel and aluminum tariffs, while Japan and South Korea expressed alarm at potential economic costs. China’s Commerce Ministry said it “firmly opposes” Trump’s move. […]


Might higher interest rates spoil America’s economic boom?

February 1, 2018

Via: The Economist

AMENDING a famous metaphor, Janet Yellen once said that the Federal Reserve would “keep refilling the punch bowl until the guests have all arrived”. This week investors began to wonder if Jerome Powell, who will shortly succeed Ms Yellen at […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Veteran strategists see bull market nearing end, after one final eruption upward

November 27, 2017


Broad agreement seems to be spreading on Wall Street that we are late in this economic and market cycle. But what exactly does that mean for investors when no one knows for sure how long it can “stay late” — […]